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Magnificent jewels

Magnificent jewels

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Published by Sotheby"s in Geneva .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Sale catalogue.

SeriesSale no. GEO280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21885611M

Unfortunately, those images were not available for editorial purposes. Here, we present a series of extracts on important auctions with a royal theme. From the earliest times, rubies or garnets were emblems of passionate love; diamonds or rock crystals symbolized virtue and constancy; sapphires denoted eternal love; and emeralds signified desire and hope. Alongside these valuables were the Russian Crown Jewels, amassed since the time of Catherine the Great.

The responsibilities of the halberdiers included carrying wood to the palace rooms and service for some of the palace quarters. Following is an excerpt. It depicts a hard-stone carving of Orpheus singing as he floats down a river to the sea, encircled by a cresting wave of gold and diamonds. The dormitory was founded in the 15th century.

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This was all he could offer the woman he had wished to give his crown. But the Berlin Wall had yet to fall, and anything Soviet was shrouded in mystery. It is also important to note that a portion of the proceeds from the sale of the 23 jewels from her collection will go to fund an international hospital for stem cell research.

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